|Timothy Crump's Ward - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Timothy Crump's Ward, by Horatio Alger, Jr.. Read by Sharon Kilmer. A poor family is surprised with an infant on their doorstep on New Year’s Eve with a note and monetary support requesting them to raise the child. Eight years later, the child is stolen and the family is put into more trouble trying to find her. This is a story of how love and good morals are reward with a fairy tale “happily ever after” ending...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction
Downloads: 1,933 (1 review)
|The Rover Boys on the Ocean - Edward Stratemeyer|
The hearty, all-American Rover Boys sail by yacht to Africa in search of their kidnapped father. (Summary by BellonaTimes) For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVoxcatalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org .
Keywords: brothers; honor; adventure; Africa; kidnapping; Librivox; audio
Downloads: 2,832 (1 review)
|The Rover Boys at School - Arthur M. Winfield|
LibriVox recording of The Rover Boys at School, by Arthur M. Winfield. Read by Bellona Times. First of the famous Rover Boys books by future Hardy Boys creator Edward Stratemeyer (under the pseudonym Arthur M Winfield), this is an introduction to the fun-loving teenage Rover Brothers -- Dick, Tom & Sam. Virtual orphans, they are sent by their prudish Uncle Randolph to a military boarding school and their adventures soon begin! (Summary by BellonaTimes) For further information, including links to...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; Children; Adventure
Downloads: 5,939 (2 reviews)
|Fame and Fortune - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Fame and Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Alys AtteWater and Barry Eads. Richard Hunter, in this sequel to Ragged Dick, continues his way in the world through hard work and excellent morals. He, along with his friend Henry, continue their positive outlook as they try to advance their lives. But Dick soon finds envy and jealousy leads others to work against him. How will Dick react as he tries to strive forward while others conspire to hold him down? (Written by Barry E...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Horatio Alger; Ragged Dick; morality; fiction
Downloads: 13,269 (2 reviews)
|A Cousin's Conspiracy - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of A Cousin's Conspiracy, by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Abigail Rasmussen. Ernest Ray is a young boy who sets out to reclaim the inheritance that was unjustly with held from his father and given to a cousin. (Introduction by Abigail Rasmussen) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; young adult; children; horatio alger; cousin's conspiracy
Downloads: 5,416 (2 reviews)
|Adrift in New York - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Adrift in New York, by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Bridget Gaige. John Linden is a very wealthy man. The people who should inherit his property are his nephew, Curtis Waring, his niece Florence Linden, and his long lost son - if alive. John thinks it would be best if Florence and Curtis were married, and makes it a requirement if Florence wishes to have any of the property. A boy named Dodger was sent to steal one of the wills of John Linden so that Curtis would inherit all ...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; Alger; New York
Downloads: 139,979 (2 reviews)
|Helping Himself, or Grant Thornton's Ambition - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Helping Himself, by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Richard and Sharon Kilmer with special help from Buddy Helping Himself, or Grant Thornton's Ambition deals with the grit and determination of Grant, a 15 year old farmer's boy whose father is dead and in order to pay his minister father's debts, and to help his mother deal with their abject poverty young Grant postpones his college education to take a job as a Wall Street broker's clerk...
Keywords: alger; succeeding; librivox; audiobook; YA; teen
Downloads: 1,903 (2 reviews)
|Ragged Dick - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Ragged Dick, by Horatio Alger. Horatio Alger, Jr. was well known for his best-selling series of books highlighting "the American Dream" of poor boys making good and becoming rich and successful through "luck and pluck". Ragged Dick was the first in this niche, and follows the adventures of Dick Hunter, a ragged bootblack as he makes the decision to "grow up 'spectable," and how he goes about achieving his goals through the help of his friends, his inherent honesty, and his ...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; children; teens; alger; ragged dick
Downloads: 82,464 (4 reviews)